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XCS receives prestigious audit award

XCS receives prestigious audit award

XENIA — The Xenia Community School District has received the Auditor of State Award with Distinction for its financial record-keeping in 2016.Wh...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Fair entertainment suitable for all

Fair entertainment suitable for all

XENIA — The Greene County Fair, slated for Sunday, July 30 through Saturday, Aug. 5, offers entertainment each evening at both the grandstand an...

July 25th, 2017 |  


WPAFB seeking event volunteers

WPAFB seeking event volunteers

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE — Volunteers are needed as the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base community continues to honor those who perished i...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Dayton native promoted to evening co-anchor

Dayton native promoted to evening co-anchor

DAYTON — WDTN-TV announced the promotion of anchor and reporter Brooke Moore to evening co-anchor of 2 NEWS. Moore was co-anchor of 2 NEWS Today...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Xenia schools announce free lunch policy

XENIA — Xenia Community Schools announced its 2017-2018 program year policy for free and reduced-price meals for students unable to pay the full...

July 21st, 2017 |  


GMH now has state-of-the-art camera

GMH now has state-of-the-art camera

BEAVERCREEK & XENIA — Greene Memorial Hospital now has a state-of-the-art nuclear medicine gamma camera which features detectors and advance...

July 21st, 2017 |  


SPORTS


McCordic claims first Fairborn Central Classic

McCordic claims first Fairborn Central Classic

FAIRBORN — Paul McCordic was hoping to just be competitive in the PBA50 Fairborn Central Classic, which had a stacked field including hall of fa...

July 20th, 2017 |  


Committing getting out of hand

Committing getting out of hand

The college sports committing process has finally hit Level Insane.What, pray tell is Level Insane?Go to Twitter, or MyFace, Spacebook or whatever the...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Scouts split with Cincinnati

Scouts split with Cincinnati

XENIA — The Xenia Scouts needed 10 innings before they could score a run, in Friday’s July 14 doubleheader split with the visiting Cincinn...

July 14th, 2017 |  


Raiders on NABC Honors Court

Raiders on NABC Honors Court

FAIRBORN — The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) announced July 14 the 2016-17 NABC Honors Court, recognizing those men’s ...

July 14th, 2017 |  


Sports Digest

Shatto Memorial Saturday at Shady BowlDEGRAFF — Shady Bowl Speedway will host twin 55-lap Late Model features in honor of the late Denny Shatto ...

July 14th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Murrells celebrate 60 years

Jinks graduated from basic

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — US Air Force Airman 1st Class Torey L. Jinks graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San...

June 13th, 2017 |  


Small business marketing 101: Part 4

Small business marketing 101: Part 4

Now that you know who your customers are and know your story, we are ready to craft the message.In a world of volume, noise, and distractions, make yo...

June 12th, 2017 |  


The pink lunchbox saga brings back memories

The pink lunchbox saga brings back memories

I’ve always dreamt of being a schoolteacher. As a little girl I imagined what it would be like to teach the lower graders, watching them learn t...

June 12th, 2017 |  


Shootin’ southern style

Shootin’ southern style

Perhaps it is a sign of aging but it seems I like old things - old dogs, old cars and in this case old shotguns. Nostalgia for the way things used to ...

June 11th, 2017 |  


Confectionately Yours: Vacation Bible School

Confectionately Yours: Vacation Bible School

In the small Southern town where I grew up, many opportunities for Vacation Bible School were offered.Rather than compete, the various denominations s...

June 10th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Get well, Sen. McCain; we need you

Get well, Sen. McCain; we need you

You should never write a eulogy prematurely. My Italian grandmother, a woman who knew the perfect alchemy of evil eye, oil and forbidden words, was ad...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Republicans are right: Going to college hurts

Republicans are right: Going to college hurts

Women owe two-thirds of the nation’s outstanding $1.3 trillion student loan debt.Going to college is a good thing, right? That’s at least ...

July 24th, 2017 |  


Let’s Play BLARCSEB

Let’s Play BLARCSEB

All the recent rainy weather around here suggests lots of opportunities to create indoor activities for the family beyond the wacky world of texts, tw...

July 24th, 2017 |  


Remembering Charles Reams

BOWERSVILLE — Dr. Charles Reams practiced medicine in the Bowersville area for more than fifty years. He always wanted to be a doctor, but first...

July 21st, 2017 |  


History of the Jamestown Lions Club

History of the Jamestown Lions Club

Chances are if you think about Lions Club International, the first thing which comes to mind is their philanthropic use of discarded eyeglasses. Nearl...

July 21st, 2017 |  


1984 at the grocery store

1984 at the grocery store

Wall Street analysts tell us that Amazon’s $14 billion buyout of Whole Foods isn’t only a win-win for both of them, but also for consumers...

July 21st, 2017 |  


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